Dr Mahathir Mohamad visits Alibaba's headquarters in east China

Dr Mahathir Mohamad visits Alibaba’s headquarters in east China

The Malaysian Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohama, left, meets with Jack Ma or Ma Yun, chairman of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group, at the headquarters of Alibaba in Hangzhou city, east China's Zhejiang province, 28 June 2018. Dr Mahathir Mohamad met with Alibaba Group founder Jack Ma at the group's headquarters here Saturday morning. The Malaysian Prime Minister visited the group's headquarters to discuss how Malaysia could benefit from modern technology. He was impressed with the company's ideas in its use of modern technology, after being briefed on the company's business structure. "I hope that Malaysia could tap on your innovative ideas so that we can benefit too from modern technology," he added. Earlier, Dr Mahathir was given a tour of the museum at Alibaba Group headquarters.

August 21, 2018 4:39 PM (UTC+8)